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The Carding Shed / Oil Can Cafe

Dobroyd Mills | Holmfirth, Huddersfield, Hepworth HD9 1AF, England
+44 1484 680300
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Lovely Nostalgia, great food.

This place lifts the word Cafe to a much higher level, The food is great, it is clean staff are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Andrew L
via mobile
Favourite place for a breakfast treat!

Iv’e been coming to the Oilcan for years & it never fails to disappoint! It’s by far my favourite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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The Carding Shed is found in Hepworth near Holmfirth, a multi-venue attraction based around a vintage theme. It's a lovely place to visit for the car, coffee, and vintage enthusiast! Combining a Classic Car Display, Automobilia, Vintage Clothes Shop, Antiques Store, local hand made gifts, and the amazing Oil Can Cafe serving freshly made Breakfasts, Lunches or Afternoon Tea all made from locally sourced products. So come join us, and feel as though you have stepped back in time!Free WIFI and Free Parking on site.Open Monday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“vintage cars” (92 reviews)
“cakes” (76 reviews)
“vintage clothes” (28 reviews)
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Dobroyd Mills | Holmfirth, Huddersfield, Hepworth HD9 1AF, England
+44 1484 680300
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place lifts the word Cafe to a much higher level, The food is great, it is clean staff are super friendly and the setting with all the Vintage car's is beautiful, well worth a visit .

1  Thank Andrew L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Iv’e been coming to the Oilcan for years & it never fails to disappoint! It’s by far my favourite place for breakfast! Very lucky to have this on my doorstep! Location, atmosphere, service & food is 5star! Keep doing what you’re doing!

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! What a find. Set in an old textile mill. This is a great find. Some vintage clothing for sale. An excellent display of vintage and classic cars and a cafe made from oil drums- well, its counter/service area is ! Good selection of snacks...More

1  Thank Paulsmithcasty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An ideal place for lunch and afternoon tea. Great to sit outside when the weather permits. You can easily spend 2 - 3 hours here. A good slection of classic and vintage cars to drool over with a few motorbikes and scooters thrown in. Some...More

1  Thank Martin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little gem is tucked away in beautiful countryside, staffed by lovely people in quirky vintage outfits!! The staff were friendly and the cakes scrumptious! Such a find!!

1  Thank _catherine_basnett
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with some friends on Sunday 12 Nov. 2017, been a few months since our last visit, but the quality, and service are still up there with the best. As a result the atmosphere is terrific, everyone friendly and enjoying themselves. I notice the whole...More

Thank Wrinkleytraveller
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I have visited many times and like to take visiting family & friends here from all over the country. We went for breakfast on Sunday and it is definitely not up to its usual standard. Firstly the waiting staff no longer come to take your...More

1  Thank bumblebee2853
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This establishment is situated in an old mill building, and is therefore quite large in area. As well as the excellent large cafe/restaurant, this complex houses a working engineering garage, specialising in race car preparations and classic car restorations. The garage business area has fantastic...More

Thank HondaSP2
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Only had a hot chocolate and toast, but the food looked fantastic. Staff were friendly, great place for petrol heads - a yea shop in a warm garage - loved it!

Thank Sally T
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Recently found this place and it’s soon to move Just vintage magnificent with clothes cars and tea room Business genius and will visit again and again

Thank Jason K
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26 October 2017|
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Response from Phangevans | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but you can go on their website or Facebook page and keep up to date with developments
22 October 2017|
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Response from Lilhane | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it is really good
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7 May 2016|
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Response from DaveHLeeds | Reviewed this property |
To fully clarify, the Garage Tours are bookable in advance and cost £10.00 per person including breakfast - these are very popular and get booked up in advance. The general cafe and shops are free There are a number of... More